The Boston Public Library (McKim, 1895. The courtyard was a clever way to not only create a tranquil outdoor space, but also allow light deep into the imposing granite and marble building. [1125×886] [OC]

The Boston Public Library (McKim, 1895. The courtyard was a clever way to not only create a tranquil outdoor space, but also allow light deep into the imposing granite and marble building. [1125×886] [OC]

USS Ranger, later USS Rockport and USS Nantucket (PG-23 IX-18), was a gunboat of the United States Navy seen at Charleston Navy Yard by Leslie Jones, Boston Public Library. Date unknown. [1024 x 801]

USS Ranger, later USS Rockport and USS Nantucket (PG-23 IX-18), was a gunboat of the United States Navy seen at Charleston Navy Yard by Leslie Jones, Boston Public Library. Date unknown. [1024 x 801]

USCGC Paulding (CG-17) on the marine railway at the Boston Navy Yard, December 1927 / bow damage from collision with submarine USS S-4 (SS-109) which was lost with all hands. [892×1115]

USCGC Paulding (CG-17) on the marine railway at the Boston Navy Yard, December 1927 / bow damage from collision with submarine USS S-4 (SS-109) which was lost with all hands. [892×1115]